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The New York Rangers celebrate after defeating the Montreal Canadiens in Game 6 to advance to the Stanley Cup finals. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Rangers Gear Flying Off Shelves Following Eastern Conference Win

Rangers gear was flying off the shelves faster than a Rich Nash slapshot at the Modell’s in Midtown Friday afternoon.

05/30/2014

NYPD Baseball Theft

Sporting Goods Outlets Step In After Thefts From NYPD Baseball Team

Two sporting goods outlets have offered to replace the uniforms and gears that were stolen from an NYPD officers’ baseball team in Texas.

05/05/2014

FANtasy Phenom 4 MODELLS

WFAN’s Fantasy Phenom 4: Rules & Details

We’re getting ready for WFAN’s Fantasy Phenom 4, and you gotta go to Modell’s for your shot to win a yearlong hosting gig on the FAN and a new vehicle from Lester Glenn Hyundai.

07/10/2013

The Vince Lombardi trophy and helmets are displayed during a press conference for Super Bowl XLVII.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

No Big Demand For Super Bowl Memorabilia In Tri-State Area This Year

In Jets and Giants territory, there has not exactly been big demand for Super Bowl memorabilia this year.

02/02/2013

Floats are prepared at Bond Parade for the Giants Super Bowl parade - Clifton, NJ - Feb 6, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

NYC To Celebrate Giants Super Bowl Win With Ticker-Tape Parade

Crews have already started building the stage for Tuesday’s celebration, which includes a ceremony at City Hall where Bloomberg will present the team with a key to the city.

02/06/2012

Victor Cruz teaching fans how to Salsa dance. (credit: Sonia Rincon, 1010 WINS)

Giants’ Victor Cruz Joins Fans For A Salsa Lesson At Modell’s

Cruz said he enjoyed getting a chance to spend some time with Giants fans and “really feel the love.”

01/24/2012

Christian Lopez (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Mitch Modell On WFAN: Why I Gave Christian Lopez My ’09 Yankees World Series Ring

According to Mitch Modell, one good deed deserves another. The CEO of Modell’s Sporting Goods announced on Wednesday that the retailer will donate 5 percent of all Yankees sales over the next week to Christian Lopez. But that’s not all.

WFAN–07/14/2011

Yankees captain Derek Jeter shakes hands with Christian Lopez after he caught hit No. 3,000. Lopez gave the ball to Jeter. (credit: AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Modell’s, Miller High Life To Rescue Yanks Fan Christian Lopez From Tax Burden; Topps To Make Card

Christian Lopez, the Yankees superfan who caught Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit on Saturday, is about to get some much-needed help from sporting goods giant Modell’s.

WFAN–07/13/2011

The Hike for Heroes crew enters Times Square on June 15, 2011 (credit: Facebook/Hike For Our Heroes)

Iraq War Vet Raising Funds For Military Families Via ‘Forrest Gump’-Style Walk Comes To Times Square

Troy Yocum was in Iraq when a fellow soldier emailed to say he was in deep financial trouble, so he decided to embark on a 7,000 mile walk to raise money for him, and other military families.

06/15/2011

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images) will wear No. 7 for the Knicks. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Want A No. 7 Carmelo Jersey? Better Act Fast

Carmelo Anthony will wear No. 7 for the Knicks. Now the press is on in NYC to purchase Carmelo’s replica jersey — while they last.

WFAN–02/23/2011

Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images), A Spider-Man impersonator in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

NBA, Marvel Teaming Up To Blend Knicks, Spider-Man

Marvel and the NBA are launching a new line of clothing, including caps, T-shirts and sweat shirts, at the upcoming All-Star game later this month. The line pairs famous super heroes with famous NBA teams, including Spider-Man and the Knicks.

WFAN–02/07/2011

New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez celebrates a touchdown against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium - Foxboro, MA - Jan 16, 2011 - Photo: Jim Rogash/Getty Images

What Happens To AFC Champ Shirts If Jets Lose?

They’re going to win…but what if they lose? What will happen to the Jets AFC Championship shirts that are already being printed?

01/21/2011

"Fireman" Ed Anzalone

The Dilemma: Should Giants Fans Root For The Jets?

The Jets’ road to glory takes them to New England on Sunday. For many fans it’s a high point for the season, so far — unless you’ve been rooting for that other team that plays at the Meadowlands.

01/11/2011

Food pantry (file/credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Canned Food Drive Kicks Off

When seventh grader Felton Cavenes helped his I.S. 141 in Astoria, Queens set a record in collecting 29,000 cans in the City Harvest and Daily News annual Canned Food Drive, he learned a very good lesson.

11/20/2010